Bureau of Engraving & Printing

Bureau of Printing and Engraving

U.S. Treasury Dept.
14th & C Sts. SW
Washington, DC 20228
Phone: (202) 874-3019


The Bureau of Engraving and Printing and  is where U.S. paper currency is printed.  Here you'll see millions of dollars being printed during your tour.  The tour features the various steps of currency production, beginning with large, blank sheets of paper, and ending with wallet-ready bills!   The Bureau is responsible for the design, engraving and printing of all U.S. paper currency. It also produces postage stamps, White House invitations, Treasury obligations and other U.S. securities. The Bureau moved to its present site in 1914.  The self-guided tour of the facility lasts 40 minutes. Tickets are required and availability is limited.  Admission: Free  Open: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. M-F

Related Links:  Bureau of Printing and Engraving Website